Today’s losses include:
- Two sons of members of the clergy both holders of the Military Cross
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Captain Thomas John Jones MC (Royal Field Artillery) dies at age 28. He is the son of the late Reverend Evan Jones (Congregational Minister).
- Lieutenant Arthur Barlow Whiteside MC (Royal Air Force) is accidentally killed at age 28. He is the son of the Reverend Arthur Whiteside.
- Lance Corporal William Rickard (Northumberland Fusiliers) dies on service in Mesopotamia at age 30.